Festival Information

SITE INFORMATION

Year on year, our visitors tell us that Warwick Folk Festival has one of the best festival sites around. We’re very proud of this reputation and work closely with our host school and suppliers to make constant improvements to the facilities.

Here’s why the Warwick Folk Festival site is so good!

COMPACT – principal venues and camping on one site • all on-site venues & amenities a short walk apart

COMFORTABLE – real showers and toilets supplemented by temporary units • family-friendly school location • perfect camping on close-mown & flat site • quiet camping area available • most events in permanent venues • indoor swimming pool

CONVENIENT – fantastic selection of quality food & drink  • general store • cashback available  • free festival bus to town • craft fair & instrument stalls • 10 minute walk from Warwick town centre

The festival uses most of Warwick School campus, including the purpose-built Bridge House Theatre, as well as the Main Marquee in the grounds.

Opening times

The site opens from 1pm Thursday for customers with Thursday – Sunday tickets and 9am on Friday for Weekend ticket holders.

Ticket collection

On arrival wristbands may be collected from the Bridge House Theatre, Warwick School, Myton Road, Warwick, CV34 6PP.

Parking

Parking is available on site at the Bridge House car park and across the road at Myton Fields car park. Please note that the site has several postcodes:

Bridge House Theatre: CV34 6PP

Myton Fields car park: CV34 4QY

Warwick Junior School End: CV34 6XW

Astroturf Pitches: CV34 6SD

Main Fields & Prep School End: CV34 6LQ

Dogs

With the exception of guide dogs, NO DOGS ARE ALLOWED ON THE FESTIVAL SITE. This is a Health & Safety requirement as our site is a school playing field, and applies to the whole school grounds. Please note that our security company uses Patrol Dogs overnight.

 

Disabled Facilities & Access

Warwick Folk Festival uses a wide range of venues and most are suitable for disabled visitors. Disabled toilet facilities are provided on site and a designated camping area is available if preferred. If you have a specific query, please contact our  Information Office and we’ll get back to you.

Festival Bus

During the festival, Warwick’s historic streets come alive with music, dancing and parades. A free festival bus service between Warwick School campus and Warwick town allows festival visitors to effortlessly experience the revelry in Warwickshire’s handsome county town. See posters and festival programme for details of exact timings.

Dates for your Diary: This year the festival runs Thu 27 to 30 July 2017.

Lost Property. Did you lose anything at the last festival?Check our Lost Property 2015 list to see if it was handed it after the event.

Security: Please keep your valuables safe and secure, or don’t bring them unless necessary. The bar can provide cashback. If you have any problems on site overnight please contact our security team on 07789 381650.

Registered office: Warwick Folk Festival Ltd, 25 Nailcote Ave, Coventry, CV4 9GJ 02476 678738